Friday, June 6, 2014

Japan’s Softbank officially announced will involve in robotics business

Japan’s Softbank will involve in the robot business, the company planned setting humanoid robot in the mobile phone shops to receive customers. The company’s president Masayoshi Son announced this news at the press conference.

In 2010 Softbank proposed that they wanted to develop highly intelligent robots, and set robots company in 2013and carry out the market research.

The company planed to strengthen the research and development system in the future, and intended to offer home care robot. This action was designed to make home care robot as one of the key businesses, and develop it as a new revenue-generating area.

According to the introductions, Softbank opened robots with a high level of artificial intelligence system, and has the ability to communicate with people. The production will be entrusted to Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision Industry Company.